Increasing City Maximum Fines
The bill proposes to change the first sentence of Article IV, Section 24 of the City’s Charter to increase the maximum fine that be assessed for violations of ordinances regarding the preservation and protection of environmental conditions in the City for the prevention of harm to the health, safety and comfort of City residents or harm to private or public property such as the unauthorized dumping of waste or debris, prohibited refuse, waste tire disposal, and the like from $500.00 to $1,000.00. The bill provides for an election to be held on August 2, 2022, for voting on the Charter change.
Legislative activities and outcomes for this board bill. Learn more about what these activities mean.
Bill text was introduced (199.03 KB PDF).02/11/2022
Referred to a Committee
The bill was assigned to the Legislation Committee.02/22/2022
The bill was passed out of committee with a recommendation of do pass during the Legislation Committee hearing.02/25/2022
The bill was passed.03/11/2022
The bill was engrossed during the Engrossment, Rules, Resolutions and Credentials Committee.03/11/2022
The bill was passed.03/14/2022Feedback is anonymous.
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